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If you were always the person that liked to take things apart to see how they worked, a career in engineering could be for you. Engineers are practical, creative, problem solvers who are often good in maths and science.

From Aerospace to Production, from Agriculture to Refrigeration, from Civil to Railway, from Electronic to Mechanical; our courses can give you the underpinning knowledge to progress to apprenticeships, training and Higher Education in these Engineering fields.

Career Prospects

Example: Engineering technicians

 Annual pay
£18,200 - £41,080
Annual pay is per year, based on full-time employment and on the South East region.

Across the UK the workforce is projected to expand by 15% over the period to 2027, adding 12,870 jobs. In the same period, 49% of the workforce is projected to retire, creating 41,904 job openings.

Role description

Engineering technicians perform a variety of technical support functions to assist engineers with the design, development, operation, installation and maintenance of engineering systems and constructions.

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